Highest averages
Player Span Mat Inns NO Runs HS Ave BF SR 100 50 0 4s 6s
M Amarnath (INDIA) 1985-1985 1 2 1 146 116* 146.00 - - 1 0 0 - 0
KC Wessels (AUS) 1983-1983 1 1 0 141 141 141.00 188 75.00 1 0 0 21 0
L Klusener (SA) 2000-2000 1 2 1 122 118* 122.00 236 51.69 1 0 0 13 2
SC Ganguly (INDIA) 2001-2001 1 2 1 116 98* 116.00 170 68.23 0 1 0 17 0
Inzamam-ul-Haq (PAK) 1994-2006 3 2 1 115 100* 115.00 163 70.55 1 0 0 14 0
Younis Khan (PAK) 2000-2006 2 2 1 108 73* 108.00 155 69.67 0 1 0 19 0
GN Yallop (AUS) 1983-1983 1 1 0 98 98 98.00 238 41.17 0 1 0 14 0
DR Martyn (AUS) 2004-2004 1 2 0 162 161 81.00 355 45.63 1 0 0 21 1
Mudassar Nazar (PAK) 1986-1986 1 1 0 81 81 81.00 239 33.89 0 1 0 9 0
IR Bell (ENG) 2007-2007 1 2 0 157 83 78.50 334 47.00 0 2 0 18 0
Aamer Sohail (PAK) 1994-1994 1 1 0 74 74 74.00 98 75.51 0 1 0 11 1
AC Gilchrist (AUS) 2004-2004 1 2 0 144 144 72.00 187 77.00 1 0 1 19 3
GS Chappell (AUS) 1983-1983 1 1 0 66 66 66.00 103 64.07 0 1 0 7 0
SM Gavaskar (INDIA) 1985-1985 1 2 1 64 49 64.00 - - 0 0 0 - 0
GJ Batty (ENG) 2003-2003 1 2 1 63 38 63.00 233 27.03 0 0 0 8 0
GP Howarth (NZ) 1984-1984 1 2 0 122 62 61.00 225 54.22 0 2 0 11 0
IDS Smith (NZ) 1984-1984 1 2 1 61 31* 61.00 43 141.86 0 0 0 11 0
C White (ENG) 2001-2001 1 2 1 60 39 60.00 187 32.08 0 0 0 8 0
BC Lara (WI) 2001-2001 1 2 0 119 74 59.50 264 45.07 0 1 0 12 2
KC Sangakkara (SL) 2000-2007 12 22 3 1126 222* 59.26 1897 59.35 3 3 0 158 0
MH Richardson (NZ) 2003-2003 1 2 0 110 55 55.00 286 38.46 0 2 0 15 1
Basit Ali (PAK) 1994-1994 1 1 0 53 53 53.00 83 63.85 0 1 0 4 1
JH Kallis (SA) 2000-2000 1 2 0 103 87 51.50 250 41.20 0 1 0 8 1
GP Thorpe (ENG) 2001-2003 2 4 0 203 59 50.75 541 37.52 0 2 0 22 0
RDB Croft (ENG) 2001-2001 1 2 1 50 33* 50.00 167 29.94 0 0 0 5 0
MP Vaughan (ENG) 2003-2007 2 4 0 199 105 49.75 543 36.64 1 1 0 25 0
MS Atapattu (SL) 1998-2005 12 21 3 850 223 47.22 1829 46.47 3 1 3 102 2
Shahriar Nafees (BDESH) 2007-2007 1 2 0 93 64 46.50 192 48.43 0 1 0 13 0
RT Ponting (AUS) 1999-2004 2 4 0 184 96 46.00 338 54.43 0 2 0 18 3
R Dravid (INDIA) 2001-2001 1 2 0 90 75 45.00 142 63.38 0 1 0 15 0
JDP Oram (NZ) 2003-2003 1 2 0 90 74 45.00 227 39.64 0 1 0 17 0
TCB Fernando (SL) 2002-2002 1 1 0 45 45 45.00 143 31.46 0 0 0 6 0
Imran Farhat (PAK) 2006-2006 1 2 0 88 65 44.00 167 52.69 0 1 0 15 0
Harbhajan Singh (INDIA) 2001-2001 1 1 0 44 44 44.00 32 137.50 0 0 0 9 0
RJ Shastri (INDIA) 1985-1985 1 2 0 87 81 43.50 - - 0 1 0 - 0
K Srikkanth (INDIA) 1985-1985 1 2 0 87 47 43.50 - - 0 0 0 - 0
HP Tillakaratne (SL) 1993-2004 9 13 2 474 93 43.09 1082 43.80 0 3 0 59 1
DPMD Jayawardene (SL) 1999-2007 14 25 1 957 165 39.87 1690 56.62 3 4 0 120 6
S Ramesh (INDIA) 2001-2001 1 2 0 78 47 39.00 200 39.00 0 0 0 9 0
Saleem Malik (PAK) 1986-1994 2 2 0 76 54 38.00 29+ 75.86* 0 1 0 4+ 0
N Hussain (ENG) 2001-2003 2 4 0 151 109 37.75 380 39.73 1 0 0 17 3
TM Dilshan (SL) 2001-2007 6 11 1 377 100 37.70 555 67.92 1 1 2 56 1
MV Boucher (SA) 2000-2000 1 2 0 75 60 37.50 130 57.69 0 1 0 10 0
ST Jayasuriya (SL) 1998-2007 14 25 0 908 188 36.32 1495 60.73 3 3 3 117 7
GJ Rennie (ZIM) 1998-2002 2 4 0 145 68 36.25 434 33.41 0 2 1 14 0
MW Goodwin (ZIM) 1998-1998 1 2 0 72 70 36.00 154 46.75 0 1 0 4 0
DB Vengsarkar (INDIA) 1985-1985 1 2 0 72 62 36.00 - - 0 1 0 - 0
M Kaif (INDIA) 2001-2001 1 2 1 36 19* 36.00 87 41.37 0 0 0 4 0
HAPW Jayawardene (SL) 2000-2007 3 2 0 71 51 35.50 148 47.97 0 1 0 11 0
A Ranatunga (SL) 1983-2000 10 17 2 521 90 34.73 662+ 65.25* 0 4 2 66+ 6
By default, the shading indicates records from the past week, or failing that, the most recent entry.
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Records includes the following current or recent matches:
Sri Lanka v England at Kandy, 1st Test, Dec 1-5, 2007 [Test # 1851]
Sri Lanka v Bangladesh at Kandy, 3rd Test, Jul 11-14, 2007 [Test # 1839]
Sri Lanka v Pakistan at Kandy, 2nd Test, Apr 3-5, 2006 [Test # 1796]